August 21st, 2018

First Tryon Advisors is pleased to announce Robert Hobson has joined the firm’s Charlotte, North Carolina office. Robert started his career as a bond attorney with a North Carolina firm before moving to the investment banking side of the industry, where he developed a reputation as one of the leading bankers in the Carolinas. Robert’s approach has been to work closely with clients in developing their capital plans, evaluating their borrowing options and structuring their borrowings to match their needs. By always focusing on the client’s needs first, Robert earned the trust and confidence of his many clients, making his transition to First Tryon Advisors a seamless one. In his 21 years as an investment banker, Robert has worked with cities, counties, utility systems, hospitals, school districts and colleges/universities. He joins First Tryon from Wells Fargo, where he was a Managing Director in the Public Finance Group for 9 years.


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA with Honors in Political Science
Wake Forest University School of Law, JD
General Securities Representative License (Series 7)
Municipal Advisor Representative License (Series 50)
Municipal Principal License (Series 53)
Uniform Securities Agent License (Series 63)

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